Sismicité historique de la France 
Métropole 

Source : BRGM, EDF, IRSN / SisFrance   

 
 
Characteristic of the earthquake
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IDENTITY: 60028 
Date of the earthquake: 15 February 1644
Time of the earthquake: 4 h 30 min 
Nature of the shock:  -Group of tremors in a swarm  
Epicentral region: ALPES NICOISES (ROQUEBILLIERE) - ALPES MARITIMES 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) :
Longitude: 7° 13' E, Latitude: 43° 57' N
Reliability index: Imprecise location (C
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   8  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM, EDF, IRSN / SisFrance